Daily: 9am - 5pm; Closed on Christmas Day
Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.
Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.
Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.
Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.
Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.
Disabled access available, contact operator for details
National Museum of Australia
Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Non Smoking Establishment
Ranked #20 of 215 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
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“Average museum, thankfully its free”
The museum is very average, can be explored in an hour, grounds were nice. Best part was kspace with gave kids interactive historical experience which takes about half hour.
Entry is free but parking...
“disappointing layout, repetitious, didnt engage the children”
We spent a week visiting Canberra to do all the National Museums and we all agreed this one was disappointing. Its the story of Australia so it could museum has a wide scope that it could have...
“Museum of Australia”
Most of the exhibits seem to be of Australia only (which I geuss is reflective of its name) Fair bit of renovation going on, so it seems reduced in size. Didn't really compare to other museums I have...
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